KATHMANDU: The cabinet meeting which was held this morning did not reach any decision on Chief of Army Staff Rookmangud Katawal. The meeting was boycotted by Madheshi Janadhikar Forum and only members of CPN-UML and Unified Maoists were present in the meeting. Minister for Information and Communications Krishna Bahadur Mahara said that in the meeting only the reply of Katawal was circulated and no decision was taken. He added that UML president Jhala Nath Khanal was returning from China tonight and the decision on army chief would be taken after the meeting between prime minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Khanal which is scheduled for tomorrow morning. Meanwhile, Madeshi Jandhikar Forum which boycotted the cabinet was holding its own parliamentary party emergency meeting.
Cabinet meet ends inconclusively
Published: 05:54 pm Apr 22, 2009